DC 11 CONSEQUENCES TO TEAMS

Doping Control Rules 2009-2013

DC 11.1 Where any Anti-Doping Rule has been violated by a member of a relay team or a duet or team in synchronised swimming or in synchronised diving, the duet or team shall be Disqualified from the Event.

DC 11.2 A water polo team, in which more than one player has committed a violation of these rules in connection with a Competition (other than a violation involving a Specified Substance under DC 10.4), shall be Disqualified for the match(es) in the Competition in which those players took part, and the other team(s) shall be declared winner(s) with the score 5 - 0 unless the actual goal score was greater. Further sanction in regard to the team may be decided by FINA or the ruling body of the Competition in question. Where more than one team member has been notified of a possible anti-doping rule violation under DC 7 in connection with a Competition, the Team shall also be subject to Target Testing for the Competition, with the costs for such Target Testing to be paid by the Team’s Member Federation.